New Lawsuits: Friday, Aug. 5
Grace Strenge, Rick Strenge v. Paul Schultz, St. John’s United Church of Christ, and Illinois South Conference of the United Church of ChristStrenge alleges that Schultz sexually assaulted her on several occasions while attending church functions. Strenge is seeking at least $400,000 in damages.
J-Matoesian; PA-Jack Davis
05 L 711
Nathan Ellis v. Magnolia Marine Transport Company
J-Kardis; PA-Craig Jensen
Jones Act: Ellis claims he suffered disabling injuries on Aug. 16, 2002, while working as a relief mate on the M/V Leslie B. Ellis is seeking at least $50,000 in damages.
05 L 712
Stacie Hamilton v. Dale Crowell
J-Moran; PA-Steven Giacoletto
Hamilton alleges she was injured on March 14, 2004, when Crowell allegedly collided with her on North Bluff in Collinsville. Hamilton is seeking damages in excess of $50,000.
05 L 713
David Sanders v. U-Haul International, U-Haul of Arizona, Amerco
J-Byron; PA-Charles Chapman
Sanders alleges the U-Haul he rented in Florida was unreasonably dangerous as the steering mechanism failed to work in a proper manner, causing him to crash on I-24 on Aug. 5, 2004. Sanders is seeking damages in excess of $450,000 in damages.
05 L 714
Mary Novosel v. Jeffrey Anderson
J-Stack; PA-Steven Katzman
Novosel alleges she was permanently injured on Aug. 8, 2003, when Anderson allegedly collided with her at the intersection of Beltline and Keebler in Collinsville.
Novosel is seeking damages in excess of $50,000
05 L 717
Frances Choat, individually and in her capacity as special administrator of the estate of Marlin Choat v. Hopkins Goldenberg, P.C. et.al.
J-Matoesian; PA-William Schooley
Choat claims the defendants failed to present and prosecute any claim on behalf of her husband who allegedly died due to asbestos exposure. Choat is seeking damages in excess of $50,000.
05 L 718